Chris Runge gives a brief tour of the birthplace of the Frankfurt Flyer.
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Shown here the prototype “TR” Fairing.
Shown here the prototype “Aero” Fairing.
I was recently asked if it was possible to build the spare tire tray and clips which hold the spare tire in place for a Porsche 550 Spyder. After tracking down original measurements, the prototype parts are created completely from scratch.
We had Kris Clewell of Clewell Photography and Luis Fraguada of MN C&C come visit the shop earlier in August. The afternoon slowly faded into a most beautiful evening for a drive. We were able to pull together a quick photoshoot of the shop and cars. Kris not only captured magnificent images but also put into words in his article with StanceWorks the very heart beat of what makes RUNGE KAROSSERIE. See the full StanceWorks article HERE.
In keeping with the tradition we find the Jewelers Torch most suitable in seeming together Aluminum Skins for our coachwork. The torch gives a more accurate and thorough weld without overheating the material. This allows the final product to be planished to a beautiful finish by hammer/dolly or wheel.